• List Price: CDN$ 14.95
  • You Save: CDN$ 4.04 (27%)
FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 25.
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca.
Gift-wrap available.
Quantity:1
The Beginner's Guide to C... has been added to your Cart
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Ships from USA. Allow 1 - 3 weeks for delivery to Canada. Reliable carrier, though they only deliver to Canadian postal service, who we are relying on for final destination delivery. International orders (non-Canada) allow additional week for delivery. Publisher overstock or return with minor shelfwear. May have remainder mark. Carefully inspected. Please compare feedback. Thank you for your business.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Paper Cutting Paperback – Sep 20 2012


See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Paperback
"Please retry"
CDN$ 10.91
CDN$ 6.33 CDN$ 2.17

2014 Books Gift Guide
Thug Kitchen, adapted from the wildly popular web site beloved by Gwyneth Paltrow ("This might be my favorite thing ever"), is featured in our 2014 Books Gift Guide. More gift ideas

Frequently Bought Together

The Beginner's Guide to Chinese Paper Cutting + Creative Paper Cutting: 15 Paper Sculptures to Inspire and Delight + Paper Cutting Book: Contemporary Artists, Timeless Craft
Price For All Three: CDN$ 48.85


Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought



Product Details

  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Shanghai Press; Paperback with Flaps edition (Sept. 20 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1602201366
  • ISBN-13: 978-1602201361
  • Product Dimensions: 21.6 x 0.5 x 28.6 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 318 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #390,607 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Product Description

About the Author

Zhao Ziping works as a professional paper cutting artist at the Shanghai Arts & Crafts Research Institute, where he began his study of the art form in 1962. As a student of Wang Zigan, a distinguished artist who was known for his wonderful craftsmanship in Shanghai-style paper cutting, Mr. Zhao has developed a simple, fluid and imaginative style with his distinctive touch. In 1984, he had a successful solo exhibition at UN Headquarters in New York and in 2005, he was honored as a Master of Arts & Crafts" by the Shanghai Municipal Government.
"

Inside This Book (Learn More)
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Table of Contents | Excerpt | Back Cover
Search inside this book:

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on Amazon.ca
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: 3 reviews
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
great book April 27 2013
By M. H. - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Very detailed instructions. Gives examples of projects as well as the necessary tools to do the art work. Love it!
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Chinese paper cutting book April 10 2013
By Christine A Carlson - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
This is a clearly written book describing the history of Chinese paper cutting. I recommend it for anyone interested int he origin of paper cutting. It includes some of the basic Chinese symbols and the recommend method for freeform cutting.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
The Beginners Guide to Chinses Paper Cutting March 24 2013
By Amazon Customer - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
The Beginners guide to Chinese paper cutting was interesting to look at. Was given as gift to a child who likes it.


Feedback